Best Children's Art History Books
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1. Super Mario Activity Book for Kids: Coloring, Mazes, Puzzles and More (70 Activity Pages)
Author: by Tasha Milner
Coloring and Activity Book (Children’s Coloring book, Kids Activities)!!! 70 Activity Pages (Unofficial)Super Mario coloring and activity book for boys, girls, toddlers and kids who loves these characters! Provideshours of fun and creativity. Inside you will find coloring pages, mazes, puzzles, math, suddoku and more!
Let your kids creativity run wild. Printed single side for no bleed throughPure white, 50 – pound paper.Large 8. 5 – 11 Pages Perfect coloring book for boys, girls and kids of all ages Makes a great giftOriginal artist design, High resolutionBest Gift Idea – Spesial launch price
2. Discovering Great Artists: Hands-On Art Experiences in the Styles of Great Masters (10) (Bright Ideas for Learning)
Author: by MaryAnn F Kohl
Chicago Review Press
Fun and easy art-appreciation activities abound in this resource that features over 60 great artists across the ages. A concise biography for each artist tells why his or her work is important, and a kid-tested art activity tries out the artist’s approach.
Young artists will sketch inventive designs in the style of da Vinci and draw in a nature notebook like Audubon. To understand Rodin, they will create a clay carving. Picasso will inspire a fractured friend, and Kahlo shows the magic in self-portraits.
Projects stress the creative process and encourage kids to try unusual techniques such as block printing, pointillism, and mixed media artworks as they learn about architecture, drawing, painting, photography, and sculpture. Discovering Great Artists includes easy-to-follow icons to indicate the experience, preparation, and materials necessary for each project, as well as guides to the style, movement, or era of each artist.
Introducing children to the greatest artists has never been more engaging!
3. ABCs of Art (Sabrina Hahn's Art & Concepts for Kids)
Author: by Sabrina Hahn
A surprisingly fresh take on the classic children’s ABCs book. A Best Book of 2019. Vanity FairA fun way to inspire children’s imagination and creativity! Serena WilliamsArt connects us all on the deepest level and this book will inspire young minds.
Ken Griffin, founder & CEO of Citadel, trustee of the Art Institute of Chicago, and trustee of the Whitney Museum of American Art Learn the alphabet through fine art! Spark your child’s creativity and curiosity with this delightfully curated alphabet book featuring some of the world’s most iconic paintings.
In this collection, your child will discover artwork by Leonardo da Vinci, Vincent van Gogh, Mary Cassatt, and many others. Help them locate the earring in Vermeer’s Girl with the Pearl Earring, teach them different colors while examining Monet’s Water Lilies, and count the pieces of fruit in Cezanne’s The Basket of Apples.
With a fun rhyming scheme and large, colorful text, ABCs of Art will inspire your budding art lovers as they learn the alphabet and new words by finding objects in paintings. Then, as your child grows, you can read the playful poems aloud together and answer the interactive questions that accompany each painting.
4. A Child's Introduction to Art: The World's Greatest Paintings and Sculptures (A Child's Introduction Series)
Author: by Heather Alexander
Black Dog & Leventhal
The newest volume in Black Dog’s best-selling, award-winning Child’s Introduction series explores the fascinating world of art and artists and includes do-it-yourself art projects throughout. In the tradition of Black Dog’s best-selling Child’s Introduction books, which include The Story of the Orchestra and A Child’s Introduction to the Night Sky, A Child’s Introduction to Art introduces kids ages 9 through 12 to the art world’s most famous painters, styles, and periods, all brought to life through full-color photographs of 40 masterpieces, as well as charming original illustrations.
The book highlights 40 painters and sculptors, including Leonardo da Vinci, Claude Monet, Diego Velasquez, Vincent van Gogh, Salvador Dali, Mary Cassatt, and Andy Warhol, providing information on their life, inspirations, influences, technique, and a full-color photo of one of their signature works of art.
It also includes an overview of various styles and periods (Renaissance, Impressionism, Cubism, etc., instruction on how to view and appreciate art, and information on the color wheel and other tools artists employ. Fun art projects throughout, such as Can You Find It?, Q-tip pointillism, making a stained-glass window with tissue paper, and Spatter Paint like Pollock, allow kids to learn about painting techniques and explore their own artistic abilities.
5. Baby's First Eames: From Art Deco to Zaha Hadid (1)
Author: by Julie Merberg
This whimsically illustrated board book offers a delightful A-to-Z overview of modern design icons for the toddler set. Parents who appreciate architecture and modern design will get a kick out of sharing their passion with little ones. From Frank Lloyd Wright’s Fallingwater to Knoll furniture to Noguchi sculptures, Baby’s First Eames makes timeless structures and styles fun and accessible for aesthetes of all ages.
6. Who Was Leonardo da Vinci?
Author: by Roberta Edwards
Leonardo da Vinci was a gifted painter, talented musician, and dedicated scientist and inventor, designing flying machines, submarines, and even helicopters. Yet he had a hard time finishing things, a problem anyone can relate to. Only thirteen paintings are known to be his; as for the illustrated encyclopedia he intended to create, all that he left were thousands of disorganized notebook pages.
Here is an accessible portrait of a fascinating man who lived at a fascinating timeItaly during the Renaissance.
7. Mini Masters Boxed Set (Baby Board Book Collection, Learning to Read Books for Kids, Board Book Set for Kids) (Mini Masters, MINI)
Author: by Julie Merberg
From the best selling Mini Masters seriesThe perfect art books to share with toddlers and kids to start an early appreciation of famous artists. An introduction to art history specifically designed for young children: The Mini Masters Boxed Set pairs art by a master with simple and rhythmic text that will enchant your child.
Packed in a colorful box, the set of four beautiful board books include Dancing with Degas, A Picnic with Monet, A Magical Day with Matisse, and In the Garden with Van Gogh. The perfect books for toddlers and young kids to start learning about and appreciating masterful works of artIdeal for family reading and introducing toddlers to artCreated by Suzanne Bober and Julie Merberg, the co authors of the successful Mini Masters series: A Magical Day with Matisse, A Picnic with Monet, Dancing with Degas, Dreaming with Rousseau, In the Garden with Van Gogh, On an Island with Gauguin, Painting with Picasso, Quiet Time with Cassatt, Sharing with Renoir, and Sunday with Seurat.
8. Henri's Scissors
Author: by Jeanette Winter
Beach Lane Books
Step into the colorful world of Henri Matisse and his magnificent paper cutouts in this biography by acclaimed picture book creator Jeanette Winter. In a small weaving town in France, a young boy named Henri-Emile Matisse drew pictures everywhere, and when he grew up, he moved to Paris and became a famous artist who created paintings that were adored around the world.
But late in life a serious illness confined him to a wheelchair, and amazingly, it was from there that he created among his most beloved worksenormous and breathtaking paper cutouts. Based on the life of Henri Matisse, this moving and inspirational picture book biography includes a note from the author, dynamic quotes from Matisse himself, and an illuminating look at a little-known part of a great artist’s creative process.
9. Frida Kahlo and Her Animalitos (1)
Author: by Monica Brown
Pura Belpr Illustrator Honor 2018 ALA Notable Children’s Book 2018 New York Times/New York Public Library Best Illustrated Children’s Book of 2017 Barnes & Noble Best Book of 2017 Smithsonian Top Ten Best Children’s Book of 2017 2018 Bank Street Best Children’s Book of the YearFrida Kahlo and Her Animalitos, written by Monica Brown and illustrated by John Parra, is based on the life of one of the world’s most influential painters, Frida Kahlo, and the animals that inspired her art and life.
The fascinating Mexican artist Frida Kahlo is remembered for her self-portraits, her dramatic works featuring bold and vibrant colors. Her work brought attention to Mexican and indigenous culture and she is also renowned for her works celebrating the female form.
Brown’s story recounts Frida’s beloved petstwo monkeys, a parrot, three dogs, two turkeys, an eagle, a black cat, and a fawnand playfully considers how Frida embodied many wonderful characteristics of each animal.
10. 123s of Art (Sabrina Hahn's Art & Concepts for Kids)
Author: by Sabrina Hahn
Learn numbers through fine art! Spark your child’s creativity and curiosity with this delightfully curated counting book featuring some of the world’s most iconic paintings. In this collection, your child will discover artwork by Gustav Klimt, Claude Monet, Vincent van Gogh, Maria Sibylla Merian, and many others.
Help them count the flower petals in Gauguin’s Still Life with Teapot and Fruit, teach them different colors while examining Redon’s Butterflies, and discuss the shapes used in Sarah Ann Wilson’s Album Quilt. With a fun rhyming scheme and large, colorful text, 123s of Art will inspire your budding art lovers as they learn to count to 20 by locating objects in paintings.
Then, as your child grows, you can read the playful poems aloud together and answer the interactive questions that accompany each painting.
11. Frida Kahlo (Little People, BIG DREAMS, 2)
Author: by Maria Isabel Sanchez Vegara
In this international bestseller from the critically acclaimed Little People, BIG DREAMS series, discover the life of Frida Kahlo, the world-renowned painter. When Frida was a teenager, a terrible road accident changed her life forever. Unable to walk, she began painting from her bed.
Her self-portraits, which show her pain and grief, but also her passion for life and instinct for survival, have made her one of the most famous artists of the twentieth century. This moving book features stylish and quirky illustrations and extra facts at the back, including a biographical timeline with historical photos and a detailed profile of the artist’s life.
Little People, BIG DREAMS is a best-selling series of books and educational games that explore the lives of outstanding people, from designers and artists to scientists and activists. All of them achieved incredible things, yet each began life as a child with a dream.
This empowering series offers inspiring messages to children of all ages, in a range of formats. The board books are told in simple sentences, perfect for reading aloud to babies and toddlers. The hardcover versions present expanded stories for beginning readers.
12. Little Artist Board Book Set
Author: by Mudpuppy
Mudpuppy’s Little Artist Board Book Set is comprised of colofully illustrated portraits of visual and performing artists who have made historical impact on the world. Illustrations by Lydia Ortiz and words by Emily Kleinman introduce children to these inspiring artists throughout history.
The board book set includes 4 small books packaged in a slipcase cube and features painters, sculptors, musicians, and performers. 4 board books: Painters, Sculptors, Musicians, and Performers-Package in a slipcase: 4″ cube-8 chunky pages per book, 32 pages total-Greyboard contains 90% recycled paper. Printed with nontoxic inks.Ages 0-5
13. Vincent's Starry Night and Other Stories: A Children's History of Art
Author: by Michael Bird
Laurence King Publishing
An enthralling journey through the story of world art, from early cave paintings right up to the present day. Discover artists and their art around the world, in 68 exciting and imaginative tales about artists and the way they created their work.
Written by educator and art historian Michael Bird, and beautifully illustrated by Kate Evans, the book also features reproductions of the famous artworks discussed, a comprehensive timeline of events, and extra feature spreads on places connected with art. This is a beautiful and engaging introduction to art for any home or school library.
14. Animals in Art (Sabrina Hahn's Art & Concepts for Kids)
Author: by Sabrina Hahn
A new addition to the series that Serena Williams calls “a fun way to inspire children’s imagination and creativity!” The Peninsula Hotel’s Children’s Book Club Inaugural Book Selection Learn the alphabet through animals and fine art! Spark your child’s creativity and curiosity with this delightfully curated alphabet book featuring some of the world’s most popular animals and iconic paintings.
In this collection, your child will discover artwork by Vincent van Gogh, Winslow Homer, Clara Peeters, and many others. Learn about butterflies in Odilon Redon’s Butterflies, purr like kittens while examining Henriette Ronner-Knip’s The Cat at Play, and discuss the colors used in Franz Marc’s Blue Horse I.
With a fun rhyming scheme and large, colorful text, Animals in Art will inspire your budding art lovers as they learn the about the alphabet, animals, and new words by finding objects in paintings. Then, as your child grows, you can read the playful poems aloud together and answer the interactive questions that accompany each painting.
15. Sonic The Hedgehog Jumbo Coloring Book: With High Quality Images For Kids | It Will Be Fun! | 101 Pages
Author: by Kate Marakandar
Sonic The Hedgehog Jumbo Coloring Book1. This is an author’s book created specifically for kids2. Beware of plagiarism3. 52 HIGH-QUALITY illustrations in 8.5×11 inches.4. Coloring Book is intended for boys and girls aged from 3 to 8 years old.5. Kids can use pencils, crayons or felt pens.6.
Each coloring page is printed on a separate sheet to avoid translucence through.7. The coloring book will be a perfect gift for kids that love Sonic8.Go!Go!Go!
Author: by Diane Alber
Ever wonder how the colors GREEN and ORANGE came to be? It all started with a little teamwork and some perseverance! Join three primary paint splatters, RED, YELLOW, and BLUE as they discover why everything is better when you work together!
This story begins when Red, Yellow and Blue encounter a persistent problem and are unsure of how to solve it. They each try to solve it in their own way and it seems to make the problem worse. Instead of giving up, they embrace each other’s differences and learn how to work together and in process learn about about some NEW colors too!
If you loved I’m NOT just a scribble you will love Splatter too!